| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:15 AM
A former Wichita PE teacher found guilty of carrying a loaded pistol on campus in May.
A municipal court judge ordered Dan Nagel to pay a $200 fine for the misdemeanor offense. Nagel could have faced a maximum punishment of a $2500 fine and a year in...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Gun advocates have been crying for close to two years about how long it takes the Maryland State Police to conduct background checks for prospective gun buyers. The delays have lengthened with the passage earlier this year of Gov. Martin O'Malley's gun...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:18 PM
In response to concerns from parents, the Newport-Mesa Unified School District is circulating a survey to gain insight into how the district should secure access to three elementary schools.
Adams and Victoria in Costa Mesa and Roy O. Anderson in...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Those who promote the right to carry around a handgun in public were no doubt disappointed by the U.S. Supreme Court's decision this week not to take up Maryland's handgun permit law. Certainly quite a few could be found sharing their rather disparaging...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:34 AM
The ING Hartford Marathon will kick off Saturday morning at 8 a.m. with about 15,000 runners expected to participate in the marathon, half-marathon, 5K and kids K races.
There is still time to sign up Friday for the races at the race expo, from 11...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:26 PM
For Jim Johnson, the police chief of Baltimore County, the month of August started in Pittsburgh, with an award from a national law enforcement organization for his "steadfast leadership and commitment to working to keep this nation free of gun violence."...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Easton native Rebecca Moore and with Catapult, a New-York based troupe that creates "living shadows" performed last night at Radio City Music Hall on "America's Got Talent," but this time the judges were not as impressed. After bringing all four......
| Aug 26, 2013
More happy news. I received a press release from the American Kennel Club this week reporting on the five canine heroes honored with Awards for Canine Excellence.
The AKC Humane Fund celebrates the loyalty, devotion and strength dogs share with us....
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:46 PM
While law enforcement officials have released few details of the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre to Connecticut residents, state police and Newtown officers have increased their trips across the country, in some cases sharing graphic details...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:13 AM
SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — Two men stand anxiously at the classroom entrance and another lies seriously wounded beside a wall outside. "Don't come down here, I'm telling you — I'll kill 'em," a man inside the classroom shouts to officers snaking...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:39 PM
SOUTH BEND – In the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting, Indiana has established a school safety grant program.
Schools can get matching grants up to $50,000 for making security upgrades, threat assessments, or hiring school resource officers....